Kim Gleeson
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
San Jose, Calif.

High School:
Lynbrook HS '02

Height:
5-10

Event:
Throws

Major:
Neurobiology, Physiology & Behavior

2006: Competed indoors only... Hit season-best marks in both shot and weight throw at Silver State Invitational... Shot best was 13.29m (43-7.25)... Also hit career-best 15.06 (49-5) in weight throw.

2005: Won shot put at Div. I Independent Championships, posting school-record 14.48 (47-6.25)... Also hit season-best 46.19 (151-6) at independent meet, good for 2nd place and No. 6 in Aggie record book... Placed 2nd in discus (42.77, 140-4) at independent championships to total 26.0 points... Won three meets in discus throw, including season-best 47.86 (157-0) at Aggie Open... Competed in shot indoors, posting throw of 12.66 (41-6.5) at Holiday Inn Classic.

2004: Hit season-best marks in both shot and discus at UC Irvine's All-Cal Challenge... Won discus at that meet, posting winning throw of 50.00m (164-0)... Also went 13.63m (44-8.75) in shot, 2nd in school history behind Michelle Reis... Season-best hammer throw of 43.75m (143-6) moved her into school's all-time top 10... Made one indoor appearance, recording shot mark of 13.51m (44-4), still 3rd in Aggies' indoor record book through 2006.

2003: Hit pair of NCAA provisional marks early in season, but did not compete at nationals... Posted 164-6 (50.13m) in discus at Aggie Open home opener, missing Sara Oesch's school record by less than a yard... Opened season with 44-2.75 (13.48m) effort in shot, then a PR.

LYNBROOK HS '02: Won Central Coast Section titles in both shot (42-3.25) and discus (144-9) as a senior... Finished 3rd in each event as a junior... Advanced to state meet in 2002, placing 6th (137-8) in discus, 19th (37-11.75) in shot... Four-time team MVP... Also an All-De Anza League performer in volleyball... Named Outstanding Senior Athlete in 2002.

PERSONAL: Born in Walnut Creek, Calif.... Neurobiology, physiology & behavior (NPB) major... Parents are John & Trish Gleeson... If not for track & field, would like to play volleyball at UC Davis... Competed in discus at USATF Junior Nationals in 2002, placing 17th.